'''Lee University''' is a private, Christ-centered liberal arts university in Cleveland, Tennessee
, historically affiliated with the Church of God (Cleveland)|Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
, an evangelical Christian denomination. Lee began as the Church of God Bible Training School in 1918, a small Bible institute of twelve students and one teacher. The school grew and became Lee College, with a Bible college and junior college on its current site, in 1948. Twenty years later, Lee received accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
as a four-year liberal arts college. In 1997, Lee made the transition from college to comprehensive liberal arts university granting graduate degrees.
The university is divided into five colleges and schools: the College of Arts & Sciences, the Helen DeVos College of Education, the School of Music, the School of Nursing, and the School of Religion. The university also...